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congestive heart failure outcomes
cancer care improvementcardiac surgery outcomescare coordinationcommunity acquired pneumonia
compliance with medical staff influenza vaccination policycongestive heart failure outcomes
controlling high blood pressurecoronary artery disease outcomes
depression screening for the chronically illeffective use of hospital resources
electronic health recordshospitalist program effective handoffsophthalmology: diabetic retinopathy
osteoporosis screeningpatient registry usagepatient safety office assessmentphysician office access
population health wellness initiativepostpartum carepotentially avoidable admissions
radiology mammography quality codingradiology turnaround timessepsis risk adjusted mortality index
smoking cessation education programstructured data capturesurgical care improvement
other additional initiatives

Objective: To improve and document the care of inpatients and outpatients with congestive heart failure through the use of clinical practice guidelines.   

Outcome

Measure

Year over Year Performance Indicator

ACEi/ARB at Discharge

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

Left Ventricular Function (LVF) Assessment

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

Number of CHF with Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Where Appropriate Medicate Was Beta Blockers*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

Number of CHF with Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Where Appropriate Medication Was ACEi or ARBs*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

 *Measure had an increased performance threshold in 2011. 

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